[permaculture] Wetland Ecologies etc etc

Georg Parlow g.parlow at gmx.at
Tue Jul 7 18:28:32 EDT 2015

Thx a lot, Steve! Way cool!

> Am 07.07.2015 um 21:44 schrieb Steve Hart <stevenlawrencehart at gmail.com>:
> Georg et al..some photos attached of the Romanian Pyramid.
> 1. The pyramid I visited in Pitesti. A sq base of 25 m. Serviced 120,000
> people plus an maner of heavy industry.
> 2. Meeting with Stoica and Marioara.
> 3. Marioara holding one of the preferred three plants used in the
> hydroponic system of treatment within the pyramid. Water Lettuce ( https
> ://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pistia ). The other two plants that performed best
> in treating sewage are of course water hyacinth and lemna
> 4. A shot inside the pyramid showing the plant troughs which meander around
> the floors.
> The raw sewage is pumped to the station via methane fueled pumps. A simple
> tumbling stainless steel sieve takes out solids like false teeth and rolex
> watches and the odd foetus. These solids go to a worm farm. The waters go
> into the basement of the pyramid where methane is extracted. It is pumped
> to a header tank on the six top level and falls by gravity into 600x600mm
> troughs meandering over the next 4 floors filled with Lemna, Water Lettuce
> and Water Hyacinth.
> The research that was conducted through this whole period was quite
> astounding with amazing results. Off course much work was done also on the
> power of pyramid science, including curing cancer...Steve Hart

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